Tuesday, May 30, 2017

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MOSCOW (AFP): A violent storm swept through Moscow Monday, leaving six people dead and dozens injured as freak winds toppled hundreds of trees, officials said. "Due to hurricane winds in the... Read more
15 hours 46 min ago
SEOUL (AFP): North Korea fired what appeared to be a short-range ballistic missile on Monday that landed in the sea off its east coast, South Korea's military said, the latest in a series of missile... Read more
1 day 1 hour ago
MISSISSIPPI (Reuters): A gunman on a rampage during a domestic dispute in rural Mississippi fatally shot eight people, including a sheriff´s deputy, US news reports said on Sunday. The shootings took... Read more
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Pakistan

LAHORE (Online): A proclaimed offender was shot dead on Monday at Multan Road in an encounter shootout, claimed Police. The authorities claimed that Nadir alias Lakha, hailing from Muzaffargarh... Read more
12 hours 56 min ago
ISLAMABAD (APP): An unusual situation developed outside the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday when PML-N leader Danyal Aziz was about to address the media, a PTI lawyer tried to jump the line. What... Read more
12 hours 58 min ago
ISLAMABAD (NNI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has Monday submitted reply in Supreme Court regarding his ineligibility case and said although the documents do not prove that the money... Read more
20 hours 54 min ago

Afghanistan

KHOST (AFP): A suicide car bomber killed 18 people in the eastern Afghan city of Khost on Saturday, officials said, in the first major insurgent attack at the start of the holy fasting month of... Read more
2 days 14 hours ago
KABUL (AFP): At least 13 soldiers were killed and eight others wounded in fighting with Taliban insurgents at several security checkpoints in southern Afghanistan, a government official said on... Read more
3 days 22 hours ago
BRUSSELS (TOLONews): NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday night after the Heads of State meeting in Brussels that a decision on foreign troop levels for 2018 has not yet been made... Read more
3 days 22 hours ago

Business

ISLAMABAD (APP): Oil & Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has drafted summary to decrease petroleum prices as a recommendation in this regard had also been sent to the Ministry of Petroleum. It has... Read more
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LAHORE/PESHAWAR (APP): The prices of fruits and vegetables have soared in different cities ahead of Ramazan as profiteers began to exploit masses by putting up their desired rates. With only two days... Read more
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ISLAMABAD (APP): Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, will formally launch the Economic Survey 2016-17 on Thursday. The minister will share the key economic indicators and the performance of... Read more
5 days 14 hours ago

Sports

WASHINGTON (AFP): Golf superstar Tiger Woods was arrested Monday in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to records from the Palm Beach County Sheriff´s... Read more
12 hours 55 min ago
LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): A three-member delegation of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), including Chairman Shahryar Khan, Chief Operating Officer Subhan Ahmad, and Pakistan Super League Chairman Najam... Read more
15 hours 43 min ago
LAHORE (APP): Pakistan Super League's spot-fixing case took a new turn on Monday as former Test cricketer Mohammad Yousuf gave his statement in favour of suspended player Sharjeel Khan before the... Read more
15 hours 47 min ago

Fashion

NEW YORK (Web Desk): Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, during her participation in program ‘Dirty Laundry’, revealed that her father Ashok Chopra had given her a neck chain that also has ‘Ayaut-ul-... Read more
1 day 41 min ago
LAHORE (Online): Chairman Film Producers Association Syed Noor has pledged to lead Pakistani film industry on the path to success. Syed Noor said that several filmmakers including him are seriously... Read more
1 day 43 min ago
MUMBAI (Web Desk): In an effort to go extravagant to promote ‘Jagga Jasoos’, the team has decided to do a promotional item song but the reports unveiled that Bollywood diva Katrina Kaif has refused... Read more
3 days 22 hours ago